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Works: 50,171 works in 93,162 publications in 1 language and 3,260,907 library holdings
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The G.A.O journal : a quarterly sponsored by the U.S. General Accounting Office by United States( file )
in English and Undetermined and held by 717 libraries worldwide
Financial audit. report to the Architect of the Capitol ( serial )
in English and held by 545 libraries worldwide
Cases in accountability : the work of the GAO by Erasmus H Kloman( Book )
3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 509 libraries worldwide
Defender of the public interest : the General Accounting Office, 1921-1966 by Roger R Trask( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in English and held by 379 libraries worldwide
Review of deferrals : communication from the Comptroller General of the United States by United States( Book )
17 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
World Trade Organization : U.S. experience in dispute settlement system : the first five years : statement of Susan S. Westin, Associate Director, International Relations and Trade Issues, National Security and International Affairs Division, before the Subcommittee on International Trade, Committee on Finance, U.S. Senate by Susan S Westin( Book )
8 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Ember countries of the World Trade Organization (WTO) have actively used the WTO dispute settlement system during the first five years and filed 187 complaints as of April 2000. The United States and the European Union were the most active participants, both as plaintiffs and defendants. Out of 25 cases in which the United States was a plaintiff, the United States prevailed in a final WTO dispute settlement ruling in 13 cases, resolved the dispute without a ruling in 10 cases, and did not prevail in two cases. As a defendant in 17 cases, the United States prevailed in one case, resolved the dispute without a ruling in 10 cases, and lost in six cases. Overall, GAO's analysis shows that the United States has gained more than it has lost in the WTO dispute resolution system so far. WTO cases have resulted in a large number of changes in foreign trade practices, while their effect on U.S. laws and regulations has been minimal. This testimony summarizes the June 2000 report, GAO/NSIAD/OGC-00-196BR, June 14 (36 pages)
Index digest of the published decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States by United States( serial )
in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Environmental Protection Agency library network by United States( Book )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Decisions of the Comptroller General of the United States by United States( file )
in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
March, September, and December issues include index digests, and June issue includes cumulative tables and index digest
Homeland security : new department could improve coordination but transferring control of certain public health programs raises concerns by Janet Heinrich( Book )
8 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
This document discusses the proposed creation of the Department of Homeland Security. Since the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, and the subsequent anthrax incidents, there has been concern about the ability of the federal government to prepare for and coordinate an effective public health response to such events, given the broad distribution of responsibility for that task at the federal level. Our earlier work found, for example, that more than 20 federal departments and agencies carry some responsibility for bioterrorism preparedness and response and that these efforts are fragmented. Emergency response is further complicated by the need to coordinate actions with agencies at the state and local level, where much of the response activity would occur. The President's proposed Homeland Security Act of 2002 would bring many of these federal entities with homeland security responsibilities- including public health preparedness and response-into one department, in an effort to mobilize and focus assets and resources at all levels of government. The aspects of the proposal concerned with public health preparedness and response would involve two primary changes to the current system, which are found in Title V of the proposed legislation. First, the proposal would transfer certain emergency preparedness and response programs from multiple agencies to the new department. Second, it would transfer the control over, but not the operation of, other public health preparedness assistance programs, such as providing emergency preparedness planning assistance to state and local governments, from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to the new department. Title III of the proposed legislation would also transfer responsibility for certain chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear research and development programs and activities to the new department
Comptroller General's annual report by United States( serial )
in Undetermined and English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
International journal of government auditing ( file )
in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Dedicated to the advancement of government auditing procedures and techniques
The GAO: untapped source of Congressional power by Richard E Brown( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Find GAO reports ( file )
in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Index to abstracts of GAO reports and testimony from January 1, 1975 to the present, with links to available electronic reports. These reports contain the findings, audits, surveys, investigations, and evaluations of federal programs done at the request of congressional committees or members, or to fulfill GAO specifically mandated or basic legislative requirements
Compact of Free Association : an assessment of the amended Compacts and related agreements by Susan S Westin( file )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Principles of federal appropriations law : annual update of the third edition by United States( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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controlled identity United States. Auditor for Interior Department

controlled identity United States. Auditor for Navy Department

controlled identity United States. Auditor for Post-Office Department

controlled identity United States. Auditor for State and Other Departments

controlled identity United States. Auditor for Treasury Department

controlled identity United States. Auditor for War Department

controlled identity United States. Comptroller of the Treasury

controlled identity United States. Government Accountability Office

Acting Comptroller General United States
Comptroller General
Comptroller general of the United States
Comptroller General United States, General Accounting Office
Contraloria General
Estados Unidos. Comptroller General of the United States
Estados Unidos. Contraloria General
Etats-Unis Comptroller general
Etats-Unis Comptroller general of the United States
G.A.O.
GAO
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GAO (General Accounting Office)
GAO (General Accounting Office, USA)
GAO (Government Accountability Office)
General Accounting Office
General Accounting Office United States
General Accounting Office (USA)
Główny Urząd Obrachunkowy Stanów Zjednoczonych.
Spojené státy americké Comptroller General of the United States
U.S. General Accounting Office
United States Acting Comptroller General
United States Comptroller General
United States Comptroller General General Accounting Office
United States Comptroller General of the United States
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